134 entries in Cards / Sleights / Shuffles (non-riffle) / Faro Shuffle / Incomplete Faro
  
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown Rouge et Noir card riffled through are all red, then all black, small incomplete faro condition for impromptu svengali deck principle
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 69
Edward Marlo Ace Opener using incomplete faro condition, but with even riffle shuffle
1947 Marlo In Spades 30
Edward Marlo Note 5. Out Of This World? reds and blacks faro shuffled, deck not completely squared, either red or black can be dealt, "Jog Deal"
1961 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1961) 76
Edward Marlo The Incomplete Faro definition and basic peek procedure
1964 Faro Controlled Miracles 5
Edward Marlo Secret Incomplete Faro Condition very fine unsquared condition
1964 Faro Controlled Miracles 34
Peter Kane Single Shot card shoots out of incomplete faro deck, card gun
Related toVariations 1967 A Card Session with Peter Kane 12
Edward Marlo IF Glimpse after incomplete faro peek
Related to 1969 Hierophant (Issue 2) 38
Edward Marlo FI Glimpse after incomplete faro peek
1969 Hierophant (Issue 2) 40
Edward Marlo Spring Glimpse after incomplete faro peek
Related to 1969 Hierophant (Issue 2) 40
Edward Marlo Marlo's Double Count using partial secret incomplete faro condition to quickly place cards at wanted positions, two methods (faro and table faro)
Related to 1969 Hierophant (Issue 2) 69
Dr. James Nuzzo The Dr. Nuzzo Peek fine secret incomplete faro condition to facilitate counting, for credit information see reference
Related toVariations 1970 Advanced Fingertip Control 72
Edward Marlo An Important Tip using secret incomplete faro condition to facilitate side steal
1970 Advanced Fingertip Control 76
Edward Marlo Marlo's Double Count second procedure "Marlo's Double Count"
Inspired by 1970 Hierophant (Issue 3) 164
Edward Marlo Marlo's Peek Deck face-up/face-down faroed deck with secret incomplete faro condition
1971 More Faro Fantasy 46
Edward Marlo Si Stebbins Sorcery Incomplete Faro Selection, then selection named or four-of-a-kind found, four effects
Variations 1971 Hierophant (Issue 5-6) 292
Edward Marlo Incomplete Faro Transposition card peeked in upper half is secretly transferred to lower half, three methods
Related to 1971 Kabbala — Volume 1 (Vol. 1 No. 3) 20
Edward Marlo Incomplete Faro Fingertip Tenkai Steal card peeked in upper half is stolen
1971 Kabbala — Volume 1 (Vol. 1 No. 3) 20
Peter Kane About Face Faro half deck is pushed through other half (incomplete faro) and turns over
Variations 1971 Another Card Session with Peter Kane 13
Peter Kane The Lazy Gambler flourish deal vom incomplete faro position, performer gets aces
1971 Another Card Session with Peter Kane 17
Karl Fulves Sneak Sandwich Incomplete Faro peeked card is sandwiched
1973 Packet Switches (Part Two) 102
Gene Finnell Location incomplete faro control, Klondike shuffle, a face-up card ends up at same position as selection in other half
1973 Gene Finnell's Card Magic 18
Edward Marlo Special to the Expert center dealing from different positions, stepped/jogged cards, secret incomplete faro condition
Related toVariations 1974 The Unexpected Card Book 239
Karl Fulves Pharo Here incomplete faro position, stopped at card controlled
  • The Placement
  • The Revelation
1975 Methods with Cards — Part 2 102
Karl Fulves Riffle Shuffle Control selection made in incomplete riffle shuffle condition, controlled to twenty-six or known position
Related to 1975 Methods with Cards - Part 3 217
Roger Smith The I-F Lapping Move selection lapped by pushing joker in from other side
Inspired by 1975 Bonus Extra — Revised 4
Peter Kane, Ken Krenzel, Francis Carlyle The Gun card shoots out of incomplete faro deck, card gun, presentation and patter
Inspired by 1975 The Magic of Francis Carlyle 5
Roger Smith The Card That Went Poof and Was Gone card peeked in IF condition, later selection has vanished
1975 The Faro Sorcery Trilogy — Number 1 2
Roger Smith The IF Cover Up Control #1 key card placed in break in originally lower half of IF peek, faro brings it next to selection
Inspired byRelated to 1975 The Faro Sorcery Trilogy — Number 1 2
Roger Smith The IF Cover Up Control #2 key card placed in break in originally lower half of IF peek, faro brings it next to selection
  • Handling A
  • Handling B
  • Handling B - A Variation (two selections)
1975 The Faro Sorcery Trilogy — Number 1 3
Roger Smith IF Cover Up Control #3 same with corner short key
1975 The Faro Sorcery Trilogy — Number 1 5
Roger Smith The IF Cover Up Control #4 with a block instead of single key card, using a block version of cover up cut
1975 The Faro Sorcery Trilogy — Number 1 5
Roger Smith The IF Drop Control key card placed one faro away from selection with running cut procedure after IF peek
1975 The Faro Sorcery Trilogy — Number 1 7
Roger Smith The Card That Didn't Go Poof - But Oddly So freely chosen card in IF condition turns out to be only odd-backed card, then odd-backed card changes to another selection, featuring unsticking a sticky card with a faro shuffle
1975 The Faro Sorcery Trilogy — Number 1 8
Roger Smith Offset Faro Controls and Techniques IF controls in which the halves are not equal but there is a block left on top of lower half
  • Offset Faro Control #1
  • Offset Faro Control #2
1975 The Faro Sorcery Trilogy — Number 1 9
Roger Smith The Card That Went Poof - Again card peeked in IF condition, later selection is shown to have vanished and then it reappears
Variations 1975 The Faro Sorcery Trilogy — Number 1 11
Roger Smith The Simple IF Double Control two cards peeked, faroed section pulled from center
1975 The Faro Sorcery Trilogy — Number 1 12
Roger Smith The Short Card Faro Force peek force in IF condition, faking IF control
1975 The Faro Sorcery Trilogy — Number 1 13
Roger Smith Paper Clip Surprise card peeked in IF condition, paper clip appears clipped to selection
Inspired by
  • "Fast Clip" (Roger Smith, Linking Ring, May 1975, Vol. 55 No. 3)
Variations
1975 The Faro Sorcery Trilogy — Number 1 14
Roger Smith Open Paper Clip Surprise card openly paper clipped, card chosen in IF condition turns out to be clipped card
Inspired by 1975 The Faro Sorcery Trilogy — Number 1 14
Roger Smith Improved Fabulous Faro Finders card peeked at in IF condition, chosen card sticks out a bit after stripping the top half out
Inspired by
  • "Fabulous Faro Finders" (Roger Smith, Necromancer, Vol. 2 No. 2)
1975 The Faro Sorcery Trilogy — Number 1 15
Roger Smith The Faro Drop Out and Notes card peeked at in IF condition, faroed deck held horizontally, selection pivots out towards bottom
Inspired by
  • "The Faro Flip Out" (Roger Smith, Necromancer, Vol. 2 No. 3)
1975 The Faro Sorcery Trilogy — Number 1 15
Edward Marlo The Secret Incomplete Faro very fine unsquared condition
1976 Marlo's Magazine Volume 1 295
Edward Marlo Secret Incomplete Faro Condition "Marlo's Peek Deck"
1976 Marlo's Magazine Volume 1 297
Edward Marlo Marlo's Variation on an Idea variation on Marlo's Peek Deck (Secret IF)
Inspired by 1977 Marlo's Magazine Volume 2 299
Ken Krenzel Impromptu R. S. Peek Deck secret incomplete faro condition
1977 Marlo's Magazine Volume 2 299
Edward Marlo Optional Center Card Transfer peek from incomplete faro position, selection transferred in lower half
  • Option 1 (controlling card without break)
  • Option 2 (controlling card with break)
  • Option 3 (corner crimp)
  • Option 4 (crimping different corner)
  • Option 5 (angle jogging card)
Related to 1978 Arch Triumphs 14
Edward Marlo, Jon Racherbaumer IF Glimpse after incomplete faro peek
Related to 1978 Arch Triumphs 15
Edward Marlo The Center Card Transfer into the Left Palm after incomplete faro peek
1978 Arch Triumphs 19
Edward Marlo I-F Triumph triumph after peek in incomplete faro condition
1978 Arch Triumphs 21
Harry Lorayne Rip Away incomplete faro condition is ripped apard, selection is sticking out one half
1979 Quantum Leaps 129
Karl Fulves The St. Regis Sleight Variation card selected from tabled incomplete faro, color forced
1979 Riffle Shuffle Control 1
Karl Fulves Riffle Shuffle Control selection made in incomplete riffle shuffle condition, controlled to twenty-six or known position, preserves divided deck
1979 Riffle Shuffle Control 11
Paul Harris Tuning Fork flourish revelation in incomplete faro condition
  • The Shuffle
  • The Peek
  • Assembling the Tuning Fork
  • The Control Panel
  • The Rise
1980 Close-up Fantasies - Book I 101
J. Gordon O'Genski "Wind Tunnel" card flys out of the deck in IF Condition
Variations May 1982 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 5 No. 5) 627
Ken Krenzel Get-Ready For "Wind Tunnel" using Incomplete Faro Peek
Inspired by May 1982 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 5 No. 5) 628
Karl Fulves Lock Up cards in incomplete faro condition are sprung, springing stops at selected card
1982 T.V. Card Rise 15
Tom Gagnon Electrostatic Recall card pivots outwards from incomplete faro condition, pin as gimmick, with "Notes by Karl Fulves"
Also published here 1982 T.V. Card Rise 26
Karl Fulves Out Pivot incomplete faro condition, cards pushed together and selection pivots out
Related to 1982 T.V. Card Rise 34
Roger Curzon Wipe Out the Aces incomplete faro, deck is brushed on close-up pad, aces appear face-up
1982 Spell-Binder (Vol. 1 No. 11) 197
Chung Ling Soo No-Gaff Svengali Deck outjogging every other card a bit, then riffling through the deck and show them all red or black, see also p. 11
Also published here
  • Goldston's Magazine of Magic, July 1915
1983 A History of the Brainwave Principle 14
Andrew Shivas No-Gaff Svengali showing all red or all black, incomplete faro
Related toAlso published here
  • Tricks of the Masters (Goldston, 1942)
1983 Worknotes On Brainwave 113
Frank Simon Topsy Turvy Faro card peeked in incomplete faro condition, one half pushed through the other in this condition, it comes out reversed with only the selection face down
1983 Versatile Card Magic 84
Frank Simon Incomplete Faro Transfer card pulled into other half
1983 Versatile Card Magic 86
Larry Jennings About-Face Gymnastic Aces aces jump out face-up
1985 The Collected Almanac (Vol. 3 No. 34, 35 & 36) 351
Harry Lorayne Display Reversal after incomplete faro production
Inspired byAlso published here 1985 Best of Friends — Volume II 331
Walter E. Cummings Faro Location/Display using incomplete faro
1985 Best of Friends — Volume II 329
Edward Marlo The Frictionless Bottom Deal faro set-up
1985 Formula One Close-Up 80
Karl Fulves RC Force Riffle Shuffle Control force from incomplete riffle shuffled deck
1987 Covenant 19
Edward Marlo Incomplete Double Faro Condition
1988 Marlo's Magazine Volume 6 216
Edward Marlo Incomplete Faro Double Control two cards peeked simultaneously
Inspired by 1988 M.I.N.T. — Volume I 12
Edward Marlo Incomplete Miracle card peeked at from incomplete faro condition, it is found (by glimpsing key in lower portion)
1988 M.I.N.T. — Volume I 14
Edward Marlo Incomplete Matching card peeked at from incomplete faro condition, mate found, further mating phase with every card matched
Variations 1988 M.I.N.T. — Volume I 15
Edward Marlo Incomplete Matching Variation card peeked at from incomplete faro condition, mate found
Inspired by 1988 M.I.N.T. — Volume I 18
Edward Marlo The Incomplete Location
1988 M.I.N.T. — Volume I 19
Edward Marlo The Incomplete Stop spectator deals and performer stops him at selection
1988 M.I.N.T. — Volume I 19
Edward Marlo Incomplete Power Of Thought
1988 M.I.N.T. — Volume I 20
Edward Marlo Incomplete Double Disclosure two cards selected, one turns over and it's next to other card or it is found with it
1988 M.I.N.T. — Volume I 20
Edward Marlo Incomplete Faro Control control to center, then with faro to top
Also published here
  • The New Tops, Dec. 1964
1988 M.I.N.T. — Volume I 114
Edward Marlo Off-Center Control incomplete faro control without starting with a perfect cut
1988 M.I.N.T. — Volume I 117
Edward Marlo Incomplete Double Control
1988 M.I.N.T. — Volume I 118
Edward Marlo Reversed Locator using incomplete faro control
1988 M.I.N.T. — Volume I 119
Edward Marlo Spectators Cuts Location spectator cuts to his card (crimp), faro placement
1988 M.I.N.T. — Volume I 120
Edward Marlo Off Center Miracle
1988 M.I.N.T. — Volume I 121
Edward Marlo Incomplete Faro - Multiple Peeks with multiple breaks in lower half
  • Incomplete Double Peek
  • Incomplete Triple
Related toAlso published here
  • The New Tops, Jan. 1965
1988 M.I.N.T. — Volume I 123
Edward Marlo Double Reverse Location two reversed cards locate two previously peeked cards
1988 M.I.N.T. — Volume I 126
Edward Marlo Secret Incomplete Faro as Counting Aid counting cards in pairs
1989 So Soon? 24
Edward Marlo Angled Incomplete Faro secret IF condition
1990 That's It 1
Jon Racherbaumer, Paul Diamond The Zen Two-Shooter bullet trick, repeat feature, credit information
Inspired by 1990 Cardfixes 88
Michael Powers Incomplete Four Way four card location, using Riffle Shuffle Control with Incomplete Faro Condition
Variations 1990 Top Secret Stuff 74
Edward Marlo Friction-less Bottom Deal secret incomplete faro condition
Also published here 1991 The Olram File (Issue 6) 4
Edward Marlo Greased Bottom Deal secret incomplete faro condition
Also published here 1992 Card Finesse II 176
Jon Racherbaumer, Edward Marlo Glimpse of Another Side credit discussion of "The Dr. Nuzzo Peek"
Related to 1993 The Olram File (Issue 16) 7
David Harkey Chromacon fine incomplete faro shuffle, deck cased, deck taken out and shown all red (or black) except a selection
1993 Card File 22
David Harkey Chromacon Plus fine incomplete faro shuffle, deck cased, deck taken out and shown all red and then all black except a selection
1993 Card File 24
Eddie Fechter Slide Revelation incomplete Faro, part slides forward and back to reveal selection
1993 Fechter 64
Edward Marlo Incomplete Faro Placement
1995 Simply Simon 295
Peter Duffie Incomplete Surprise two cards chosen, packet cut off and counted, then card chosen in incomplete faro condition, another card chosen by counting to original number, an indicator turns over with both selections on either side
Related to 1995 MO — Modus Operandi (Issue 6) 13
Paul LePaul The Gymnastic Ace Revelation
1995 ca. Siamese Signatures and Other Oddities 14
Paul Harris Tuning Fork flourish revelation in incomplete faro condition
1996 The Art of Astonishment - Book 2 (Issue Close-up Fantasies 1 & 2) 217
R. Paul Wilson Incomplete Inslow pseudo Incomplete Faro Control, actually a riffle force
1997 The Inslow Effect 15
Edward Marlo The Incomplete Faro Control placing a noted card at a specific location
1998 Card College — Volume 3 689
Peter Kane The Card Gun
1998 Card College — Volume 3 695
Gavin Ross The Information Pack half deck is pushed through other half (incomplete faro) and turns over, full suit visible with selection missing, with variation by Peter Duffie
Inspired by 1998 Five Times Five — Scotland 94
Harry Lorayne The Unique Peek Marlo's Incomplete-Faro Control, controlling to twenty-seventh position, spelling application
2001 Personal Collection 169
Harry Lorayne Unique Peek #2 faro sandwich after incomplete faro control
2001 Personal Collection 173
Harry Lorayne Unique Peek #3 locator card ends up between two selections via incomplete faro control
2001 Personal Collection 175
Harry Lorayne Unique Peek #4 card found with Reverse Faro Ending
2001 Personal Collection 177
Harry Lorayne Unique Peek #5 naming card selected from incomplete faro peek, or finding it or its mate
2001 Personal Collection 179
Harry Lorayne "Killer" Bonus card found with Reverse Faro Ending
2001 Personal Collection 183
John Cornelius Peeping Tom glimpsing key card during faro cascade
2001 The Award-Winning Magic of John Cornelius 31
Bob King Another Late-Night Session performer cuts to fairly lost selection, twenty-six duplicates, incomplete faro
Inspired by 2002 The Breather 3 4
Peter Kane Single Shot from incomplete faro
2004 The Dave Campbell Legacy 123
Tyler Wilson Sven Who? deck shown to be all black, then all red, selection is only blue-backed card, "no red card" comedy prediction, secret incomplete faro condition
Also published here 2005 Just be Glad my Name isn't Greg 40
Tyler Wilson Sven Who? deck shown to be all black, then all red, selection is only blue-backed card, "no red card" comedy prediction, secret incomplete faro condition
Also published here 2006 Dominatricks 118
Jack Avis A Contrived Location selection made in unusual way from incomplete faro condition, also handlings with multiple out prediction and partial stack
2006 Rara Avis 40
Jack Avis Magic Bullet Effect incomplete-faro shoot-out with odd-backed card
Inspired by 2006 Rara Avis 93
Larry Jennings phoney faro
2007 Bruce Cervon's Castle Notebooks — Volume 1 43
Edward Marlo Greased Bottom Deal secret incomplete faro condition
Also published here 2007 Marlo on Erdnase 107
Jason England A Faro Trap one-by-one ace location from incomplete faro position
2009 Jammin' With the Fellas 11
Tom Gagnon Faroed Spread Pass with deck in Incomplete Faro Condition
  • Two Card Control
Inspired by 2011 Avant-Cards 11
Tom Gagnon Electrostatic Recall card pivots outwards from incomplete faro condition, pin through close-up mat as gimmick
Inspired by
  • "The Shooting Joker" (Peter Kane, Hugard's Magic Monthly, Vol. 20 No. 8)
Also published here
2013 Too Hot for the Devil 108
Unknown Incomplete Faro Peek one half stacked to get position of selection
2016 In Order to Amaze 73
Michael Feldman The Complete Faro Control doing Marlo's Incomplete Faro Control with tapered deck from squared condition
2017 A New Angle 84
Harry Lorayne Display Reversal incomplete faro position
Also published here 2017 JawDroppers! Two 111
Johnny Thompson With an Ordinary Deck three cards thought of from incomplete faro condition, divined
2018 The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 2) 175
Paul Vigil, Unknown Forcing from a Bank
  • faro fan, one of twenty cards thought of
  • secret incomplete faro peek
2018 The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 2) 177
Ryan Murray The Double Weave introduction to faro shuffling twice with secret fine incomplete faro condition
2018 Curious Weaving 7
Ryan Murray Double Faro faro shuffling in pairs with deck in fine incomplete faro condition
  • In-Hands Double Faro
  • Tabled Double Faro
  • Direction of Weaving
  • One-Handed Tabled Double Faro
  • One-Handed In-Hands Double Faro
2018 Curious Weaving 8
Unknown Setting Up Fine Incomplete Faro Condition with strip-out shuffle action
2018 Curious Weaving 10
Ryan Murray Weave Count using fine incomplete faro condition to quickly riffle count to numbers
2018 Curious Weaving 15
Yves Carbonnier 3. La Carte Revolver gun trick
Inspired by
  • "The Shooting Joker" (Peter Kane, Hugard's Magic Monthly, Vol. 20 No. 8, April 1963)
2019 Grand Livre de Cartomagie 180
Tom Gagnon ZigZag Incomplete Faro Pass tabled light-reft spread pass with deck in incomplete faro condition
2019 Gagnon Unfiltered 131
Michael Powers Incomplete Two Way using Riffle Shuffle Control with Incomplete Faro Condition
Inspired byRelated to 2019 Tesseract 228
Steve Forte New-Theory Brief fine incomplete faro
2020 Gambling Sleight Of Hand — Volume 1 346